Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Philip
Date of Issue
October 10, 1957
Perforation or Dimension
Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited.
Portraits engraved by Yves Baril. Based on photographs by Yousuf Karsh.
This stamp has a hidden date underneath the 5¢.
In commemoration of the visit to Canada in October, 1957, Canada paid homage to Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh by the issue of a stamp bearing their portraits.
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip
Portraits of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip in profile from photographs by Karsh of Ottawa.
Patrick, Douglas and Mary Patrick. Canada's Postage Stamps. Toronto, McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1964, p. 109.
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